Washtenaw County, Michigan
It will soon be easier for Washtenaw County residents who lack proper identification to access local public and private services such as the police, hospitals and banks. The Washtenaw County Clerk – Vital Records Division will begin issuing Washtenaw County ID Cards on June 1, 2015 to residents who meet application standards.
In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. As has become a tradition in Washtenaw County, a ceremony marking Peace Officer’s Memorial Day was held at the Washtenaw 100 Club Memorial Park today, Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 10:00AM. The park is located on Michigan Avenue at Ballard Street in Ypsilanti.
This summer, an explosion of color in the sky will greet visitors to Nelson Meade County Farm Park. Wolke, or “The Cloud,” is the creation of German artist, Ursula Buchegger, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the City of Ann Arbor and Tubingen, Germany, Sister City partnership. Washtenaw County Parks is pleased to be part of the festivities!
Washtenaw County Public Health is pleased to share its 2014 annual report with our partners and with the community as a whole.
The Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission has 3 great camp options available for you this summer!
Following a challenging selection process for both handlers and dogs, two (2) new police service dog teams were authorized for service by Cmdr. Marlene Radzik this past Friday, May 8th, 2015.